Mary Gladys Hutcheson Russell

My Great Grandmother

Mary Gladys Hutcheson's Life

Mary Gladys Hutcheson was born in Red Bay, Alabama on December 21, 1921. Her parents were Rebecca Lou Blanton Hutcheson and Issac Marion Hutcheson. She had four sisters and three brothers, Effie,Maudie, Luler, and Beatrice. Mary married Clifford D. Russell in 1944. Together they had five children. Judy Anne (My Grandmother), April 2, 1945, Joyce Caroline, November 7, 1947, Brenda Gail, August 17, 1949, Danny Ray, January 21, 1952, and Jimmy Don January 12, 1954. Unfortunately, she died seven years before I was born , so I never got to meet her. She died on October 24, 1994 and she is buried at Hight Forrest Memorial Park in Corinth, MS along with her husband. They were buried in the Garden of the Four Seats in Lot C # 85 & 86.

How did Mary fit in History?

Mary Gladys was alive when the Russian famine of 1921 began. It started in the spring of 1921 and lasted through 1922. She was also alive when World War 2 ended. Twenty- One years after Mary was born.